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27 08, 2019

MERCEDES-AMG GT 63 S 4 DOOR COUPE. Short blog review.

By | August 27th, 2019|reviews|0 Comments

If you want a GT car with a sense of theatre that accompanies you everywhere you go and you have over £130,000 - then I recommend that you consider a Mercedes AMG GT63 S.  I would never get tired of hearing its V8 engine soundtrack - which sounds as if it’s from a World War [...]

31 05, 2019

DRIVING ONE OF MY CHILDHOOD HERO CARS. THE AUDI UR QUATTRO. Car news.

By | May 31st, 2019|car news|0 Comments

People say that you shouldn’t meet your childhood heroes.  Last week drove one of my childhood “hero cars”....a 1990 Audi UR Quattro! This car belongs to the Audi UK Heritage fleet. I have to say that my emotions were pretty mixed as I walked up to the car with the keys in my hand. This [...]

24 04, 2019

CLIO 197 RENAULTSPORT AND WHY I THINK IT COULD BE ONE OF TODAY’S USEABLE CLASSIC CARS.

By | April 24th, 2019|car news, reviews|0 Comments

Are you thinking of buying or investing in a used car??? Then this (the first in a series of blogs on affordable used cars to purchase) might be of interest to you.  The Clio 197 Renaultsport has all the hallmarks to be an affordable, modern and classic car so read on to find out why. [...]

19 09, 2019

THE ALL NEW VAUXHALL CORSA AT THE FRANKFURT MOTOR SHOW 2019.

By | September 19th, 2019|motorshow blogs, reviews|0 Comments

This is Vauxhall’s rather grown-up and rather sophisticated looking new Corsa. The new Corsa is bigger than the previous model and has more room inside for the driver and passenger but despite it growing in size it actually weighs less!  It uses the same underpinnings as its Peugeot Citroen brothers. The interior is rather welcoming [...]

17 09, 2019

MY FIRST ENCOUNTER WITH THE NEW VW ID.3. Review

By | September 17th, 2019|car news, motorshow blogs, reviews|0 Comments

The time had come and the VW ID.3 was the first car I raced to find at the IAA Frankfurt Motor Show 2019.  Why? Because VW has been saying that this car is their 3rd major milestone in history (the 1st being the Beetle and 2nd the Golf). First impressions, on viewing it from the outside, [...]

16 09, 2019

MY THOUGHTS FROM THE IAA FRANKFURT MOTOR SHOW 2019.

By | September 16th, 2019|motorshow blogs|0 Comments

Now that I am back home after my trip to the IAA Frankfurt Motor Show 2019, I have been doing some thinking.  A few of the big manufacturers were not at this year’s show.  It did mean however that the ones that did attend could spread themselves out with huge stands.  Two themes stuck out [...]

10 09, 2019

THE WORLD PREMIERE OF THE ID.3. New car news blog.

By | September 10th, 2019|car news|0 Comments

This is the new ID.3, VW's latest all-electric car that will be priced under £30,000. The entry model battery produces 45 kWh with a (WLTP) range of up to 205 miles (330 kilometres). It was launched last night before the start of the 2019 Frankfurt Motor Show. The ID.3 is an all-rounder that is suitable [...]

10 09, 2019

THE PERFORMACE & TUNING CAR SHOW 2020 IS LOOKING FOR THE TOP TUNED CAR.

By | September 10th, 2019|car news|0 Comments

The performance & Tuning Car Show 2020 is looking for the top tuned car and the winner will have their customised vehicle on display at the event. Tuning and customised car owners will have the chance to submit details about their vehicle to a panel of experts who will then (on the 20th of November) select and [...]

5 09, 2019

FIRST PICTURES OF THE NEW PORSCHE TAYCAN. New car news.

By | September 5th, 2019|car news|0 Comments

Yesterday afternoon Porsche launched its first fully-electric sports car - the Taycan. The four-door sports saloon will be avaliable in two versions.  The Taycan Turbo 500 KW (680 PS) and Taycan Turbo S 560 kW (761 PS). The Taycan Turbo S will accelerate from 0 to 62 mph in 2.8 seconds, have a range of [...]

4 09, 2019

LAMBORGHINI SHOWS ITS 800 PLUS BHP NEW HYBRID CAR THE SIAN. New car news.

By | September 4th, 2019|car news|0 Comments

This is the new Lamborghini Sián - the latest super car from the Italian brand. Not only will it be Lamborghini’s first ever hybrid car, it will be their most powerful too.  It uses a V12 petrol engine that produces 785 hp and a 48 volt e-motor which is incorporated into the gearbox.  The e-motor delivers 34 [...]